01.19.2017 | 21 Tevet, 5777
Protesters call for independent probe into Umm al-Hiran deaths
Sr.-St.-Sgt.-Maj. Erez Levy laid to rest in Yavne
Liberman tells Gazans to ‘kick Hamas out’
Netanyahu to Arab MKs: Stop fanning emotions and inciting violence
Life stipend for Armon Hanatziv terrorist’s family
Israeli, Turkish generals meet for first time in years
Obama urges Trump to 'think through' Israel policies
‘Mr. Gaga’ dances across the USA
Netanyahu still plans to visit Australia, Singapore next month
Giving musicians the tools to propel their careers
Yosl Bergner dead at 96
CLASSICAL REVIEW: ASHDOD ANDALUSIAN ORCHESTRA Nini and More
Sinai Says: Retiring Rivkin’s legacy linked to future of rhythmic gymnastics in Israel
Hapoel has chance to take control of group
Maccabi defeats Hapoel in Tel Aviv derby
Yellow-and-blue begins busy stretch with league triumph
New device enables disabled people to summon their electric wheelchair
Weizmann Institute scientists ‘overhear’ viruses ‘conspiring’ to coordinate infections
Innovation convention to offer peek at cities of the future
Does Israeli coffee machine's contain lead?
Ministry D-G: Country’s health system is starving
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
‘Getting tough’ is not best approach to changing student behavior
A.B. Yehoshua and ‘the malady of the Jews’
Washington Watch: The peace gamble
Iranian duo's move to Bulgaria makes history in women's volleyball
Former soccer star placed on Egyptian terror list
Watch Live: Zarif discusses Iran's future foreign policy
Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS
House bill would target Iran's airline and test its nuclear deal
Rouhani: Trump's talk 'propaganda,' he can't cancel Iran nuclear deal
Iran defuses threat to upset nuclear deal over US sanctions
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
In second wave of bomb threats at least 18 US Jewish institutions targeted
Neo-Nazi blogger resigns over revelation his wife is Jewish
Five Jewish Democrats in Congress plan to skip Trump inauguration
'German research institute trivializes Holocaust to attack Israel'
Israel secures top-10 ranking in 2017 Bloomberg Innovation Index
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
Cooking the real world
Trump UN envoy pick slams settlements resolution as 'the ultimate low'
Watch Live: Biden addresses prestigious forum days before leaving office
Trump's UN nominee to slam world body over approach to Israel
Watch Live: Kerry discusses 'diplomacy in an era of disruption'
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
Jewish comedian Chelsea Handler blames Kardashians for Trump election
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Jewish oligarch brings Mariah Carey, Elton John to sing at wedding
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Kim Kardashian takes Dubai in 1st public appearance since Paris heist
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
It’s time for wide
recognition of Palestine
Gotta have faith
Hemmed in from all sides
The challenges ahead
Slow on the draw
and women’s right
A vacuum that
cannot be filled
‘Political leaders, Do your jobs!’
Grapevine: Emek objectors
This week in Jerusalem
Egged, mon amour
This belongs in a museum!
City Notes: Interfaith group donates NIS 1m. for Haifa fire restoration
Facing postpartum depression head-on
I am woman, hear me sing
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
Pope condemns radical Islamist attacks as 'homicidal madness'
1st Latin America Young Leadership Conference Held in Israel
JNF USA Contributes $2M to Israel's Firefighting Services
Bringing Life Back to the Forest after the November Fires
Roman Milestones on Display at KKL-JNF Archaeological Garden
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
Following the clash, the PA security forces launched a campaign to arrest suspects involved in the shooting of the two officers.
By ADAM RASGON
Palestinian and bright yellow Fatah flags were waving in every direction surrounding the body of Abu al-Ezz, as more participants joined the masses.
By ADAM RASGON,UDI SHAHAM
The Samaria Regional Council together with the IDF organizes an overnight event once a month in which thousands of worshipers can pray at the tomb.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
In the Nablus municipal elections, Fatah makes moves to support the list of Adly Yaish, who Hamas backed in 2005 municipal elections.
The incident comes a day after gunmen killed two PA security forces.
17-year old hailed as "martyr" by Palestinian Authority official media. Tarayrah wrote on Facebook before the attack: "Death is a right and I am asking for my right to die."
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Hundreds of worshipers arrive on last intermediate day of Passover to visit what is said to be the burial spot of the Jewish patriarch.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,JTA
Hours later, IDF soldiers raided the town, removed the body and arrested dozens of Palestinians on suspicion of participating in the lynching.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The terrorists who carried out the attack were shot and killed on the scene; two soldiers wounded.
By BEN HARTMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Forces shoot and kill suspect who runs at them with a knife, IDF says.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
The money was collected from passers-by on the street and at mosques.
A team of 50 workers went to the holy site during the night to repair the damages caused by Palestinian rioters.
By JEREMY SHARON
The students did not coordinate their visit with the IDF and were subsequently attacked by Palestinian Authority forces and local Palestinians. Five of the students were later arrested.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Hundreds of Palestinian rioters attempted to set fire to the Joseph's Tomb compound in Nablus on Friday morning.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,DANIELLE ZIRI,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The religious site suffered severe damage in the fire.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
"In this investigation we have seen again very clearly that there is high motivation of operatives in Gaza to push and direct terror in the West Bank," a Shin Bet source says.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
A security official from the Palestinian Authority said that members of the terror cell were planning attacks meant to take place in Israel.
The car was passing the Hawara checkpoint, south of Nablus, when it was struck by the Molotov cocktail and subsequently set ablaze.
Balata has been the scene of tensions and armed clashes over the past few weeks between gunmen and Palestinian security forces.
“After implementing countless warnings and attempts to reach an agreement, the IEC board of directors instructed the company’s CEO to reduce the rising debt.”
By SHARON UDASIN
The two Palestinians were throwing firebombs onto a civilian roadway.
Security forces investigating suspects, including seven Hamas operatives.
Security source confirms relatives of Gush Etzion attacker arrested; Palestinian media reports that family members of Tel Aviv attacker also arrested.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Said Jasser Ali died from smoke inhalation after IDF troops fired tear gas at a procession in Kfar Kadum, Palestinian sources say.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN AND YASSER OKBI
Palestinians riot as hundreds of Jewish worshipers visit Joseph's Tomb; Suspect opens fire at IDF troops escorting worshipers.
Shin Bet says one suspect from cell belonging to Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine believed handlers tied to Hezbollah.
IDF, Shin Bet arrest three Palestinians allegedly involved in the shooting, death of Ben Yosef Livnat in Nablus in 2011.
IDF catch 19-year-old Palestinian man with eight pipe bombs at Kalandiya check point, confirm he was trying arrive in Jerusalem.
Several suspects in crackdown on crime, corruption are senior security officers; IDF calls operation possible turning point for PA.
By YAAKOV KATZ
A number of Molotov cocktails thrown at IDF troops guarding 1,500 Jewish worshipers near Nablus; no injuries or damage.
10 PA officers stationed permanently at holy site; Israel also allowing PA to expand security operations in W. Bank.
Last month Lille’s city council enacted a “temporary freeze” in its relationship with Safed in an effort to pressure Jerusalem to end its conflict with the Palestinians.
By SAM SOKOL,JTA
Education minister says, “we cannot reduce Greater Israel, we cannot continue to agree to the shrinking and narrowing of the great vision.”
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Rights group claims Israel waging "unrelenting campaign of harassment" against Palestinian rights activists.
By GABRIELLA TZVIA WEINIGER
The protest was the first of its kind against the Hamdallah-lead government, which was appointed earlier this month.
Palestinian media reports settlers threw stones at Palestinian vehicles near Yitzhar in response to terror attack.
According to the IDF, some 100 Palestinian olive trees were cut down that belonged to the village of Al-Sawiya.
"Strike, Strike, Tel Aviv," crowds chant in Nablus; protests also held in Ramallah, Hebron prior to ceaef-fire.
Five human rights groups pen letter to IDF, police asking for more West Bank security; police to expand unit fighting "price tags."
By TOVAH LAZAROFF AND BEN HARTMAN
Clashes between settlers, Palestinians erupt after settlers set fire to wheat field in W. Bank village of Orif, Palestinians claim.
By REUTERS AND JPOST.COM STAFF
MK Ben-Ari calls trial a "show," claims prosecution working out a deal which shows Jewish blood is still "cheap."
By BEN HARTMAN AND JOANNA PARASZCZUK
Former senior Mossad official says 2002's Defensive Shield operation shows force is best way to stop terror.
Immatin villager says settlers building 2 illegal permanent structures on his private land, without his consent.
By JOANNA PARASZCZUK
Member of Fatah central committee warns Israel against ignoring UN resolutions pertaining to the Israeli-Arab conflict.
The EU and Germany will fund a 40 million euro wastewater treatment plant in east Nablus to handle sewage that currently flows untreated into the surrounding soil and groundwater.
Ramadan is the holiest month in the Islamic calendar when Muslims fast from dawn to dusk.
PA authorities say the move is intended to help Palestinian potato farmers who complain market is flooded with cheap Israeli spuds.
By ARIEH O’SULLIVAN / THE MEDIA LINE
"Faces of the Middle East" at the Ecole biblique et archéologique française de Jérusalem features previously unseen 20th-century portraits.
By BARRY DAVIS
Analysis: A future failure with one country could embolden the other “rogue” nation to abandon talks yet again.
Marc Israel Sellem talks about his Top 7 photos of the year, including Migron, Dead Sea, social protests.
By ELIEZER SHERMAN
A visit to Tura Winery.
By ADAM MONTEFIORE
This is the second time the pairing has been proposed.
By HANNAH BROAD
“‘The nations came and desecrated your sanctuary’,” said Yosef, citing a verse from the Book Psalms.
Shaka’ah said in his letter of resignation that he and all the members of the municipal council decided to resign to avoid “chaos” in the city because of the crisis.
When the first visitors arrived at the tomb late Sunday night, they saw that vandals had cut the electricity and broken the lights.
Andrew Friedman meets the new-age farmers of Givot Olam.
By ANDREW FRIEDMAN
Coalition chair Yariv Levin writes he is "deeply moved" by those looking to ban left-wing organization.
By SAM SOKOL
Accompanied by hundreds of his hassidim, Yisrael Hager visited the shrine to make a prayer ahead of Rosh Hashana.
Zieva Dauber Konvisser’s ‘Living Beyond Terrorism’ is a look at how
48 survivors of terror move forward with hope and optimism. An excerpt.
By ZIEVA DAUBER-KONVISSER
Dr. Raphael Walden could not resist showing his NGO’s political agenda with his claim that our government is abdicating “Jewish values” and his description of the Israeli occupation as “the mother of all sins.”
By Jerusalem Post Readers
Long-unseen photos from the 1927 earthquake have been uncovered.
By LARRY BEN-DAVID
Nablus Governor Akram Rajoub says “criminals opened fire on positions of the security forces in the casbah and the governor’s office.”
Violent riots broke out Wednesday night after a criminal known to the police opened fire on a house of a PA security officer.
Abbas allegedly dismissed the governor of Nablus, Akram Rajoub, after the latter wrote a post on his Facebook page criticizing Abbas' leadership.
The Palestinian Authority has accused Fatah gunmen of imposing a rein of terror and intimidation on Balata camp residents and wealthy families living in Nablus.
Abbas orders inquiry into incident in which four shots fired at car of Hasan Khraisheh, an independent elected member of the Palestinian Legislative Council.
12 licenses would be temporarily suspended pending further investigation if the current truce breaks down and heavy fighting resumes.
The man, Sa'di al-Sakhel, suffered massive heart attack after Palestinian Authority security agents arrested his son, Musab.
Several Palestinian groups announced that they will boycott Rami Hamdallah’s government.
Rami Hamdallah tells reporters in West Bank that power-sharing deal with Hamas is the way to get rid of occupation.
4 women said pregnant with the illicitly obtained sperm; Nablus doctor: We're storing dozens of frozen sperm samples.
Gunmen hold public press conference in Balata refugee camp, demanding an inquiry into arrest of Fatah activists by PA forces.
In first event of its kind in West Bank sanctioned by Palestinian Authority, thousands gather in Nablus to celebrate Hamas.
Worst anti-Israel clashes take place in Bethlehem, Hebron; IDF soldiers use rubber bullets, tear gas to disperse stone-throwers.
Wearing a white hat with a flap to protect him from the hot sun, 57-year old Muallem, prepares for the harvest.
By BY LINDA GRADSTEIN/THE MEDIA LINE
Palestinian Authority announces that it is studying the possibility of importing cheaper fuel from Arab countries.
Some groups are calling for the resignation of PA Prime Minsiter Fayyad, who they hold responsible for price hikes.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH AND REUTERS
Palestinian university student had spent 16 months in Israeli prison before being arrested by PA.
Nablus demonstration marks launch of a large-scale campaign to exert pressure on the two parties to end division.
Following clashes between Border Police and demonstrators in W. Bank village Kfar Kadum, IDF sets dog on protesters.
Three-and-a-half years have passed since the prisoner committed the armed robbery for which he was eventually sentenced.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Twenty-five year old American girl raped in middle of afternoon in store at market; two suspects arrested.
By BEN HARTMAN
Three murderers of Ben Yosef Livnat indicted in IDF's Samaria Court after his death in 2011 at Joseph's Tomb in Nablus.
One Palestinian, two Israel Arabs Suspected of attempted murder after allegedly poisoning Ra'anana family for nationalistic reasons.
Unidentified assailants try to torch two cars in Awarta southeast of Nablus, run away before succeeding.
By NIDA TUMA AND BEN HARTMAN
Traffic police, Border Guard identify 2 suspicious 17-year-olds near Tapuah Junction; discover knives, gun, powerful explosives which may have been intended for terrorist attack at crowded hitchhikers post.
Traffic police, Border Guard identify 2 suspicious 17-year-olds near Tapuah Junction; discover explosives, knives, gun.
Patriot missile battery shoots down the drone in the first such event since Gaza operation began.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Palestinian man shot dead during clashes with IDF in Nablus; a second Palestinian killed in Ramallah after protesters attack PA police.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Follow all the latest updates on the aftermath of the discovery of the bodies of yeshiva students Gil-Ad Shaer, Eyal Yifrah and Naftali Fraenkel here.
Any amateur sleuth, from Nancy Drew to Miss Marple – to say nothing of seasoned forensic specialists – can instantly detect what’s wrong with this picture.
By SARAH HONIG
Israel will not feel itself bound by any set of laws which limits its maneuverability in the adjacent maritime areas.
By DAVID NEWMAN
THE MAYANS, whose own civilization came to an ignominious end long ago at the hands of a decidedly noncosmic phenomenon – they were massacred by the plundering Spaniards – would have chuckled to see the tens of thousands of curious tourists who descended on Chichen Itza and the Kukulkan Pyramid.
By RABBI STEWART WEISS
The former Maccabi TA coach will be the first Israeli to coach in the NBA, but also the first to make the leap from Europe to the NBA as a head coach.
By ALLON SINAI
American-Israeli coach says he does not know yet which US team he will be joining, rejects rumors about move to Cleveland Cavaliers.
Achziv is a magical place and not simply a grandiose distortion of our youth-seeking imagination.
By DAVID BRINN
Samaritans to perform ancient rite of animal sacrifice, which is unique among the world's monotheistic faiths.
By Gil Stern Stern ZOHAR/TRAVELUJAH
Ultra-modern visitor center will showcase ancient Jewish history.
By FELICE FRIEDSON/THE MEDIA LINE
4 Palestinians arrested at crossing in West Bank; suspected of plot against Samaria Military Court.